Warren S. Sutnick

Location: Hackensack, NJ

Fax: 201-342-7557

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Warren S. Sutnick is a highly skilled trial attorney who specializes in defending DUI/DWI charges. He is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Municipal Court Law Attorney and has successfully handled thousands of cases throughout New Jersey and New York.

Mr. Sutnick is a former prosecutor who began his legal career at the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office where he was a senior trial attorney in the Homicide Bureau. 

After leaving the District Attorney’s Office, Warren worked at PaineWebber in Weehawken, New Jersey and then as counsel for Morgan Stanley in New York City. He has lectured globally on the topics of money laundering and financial crimes.

Mr. Sutnick began practicing law in 1991 and is admitted to the federal and state bar in New Jersey and New York. He is a graduate of Rutgers University and Brooklyn Law School. 

Mr. Sutnick has been the managing partner of Sutnick & Sutnick, LLC since 2002, where he oversees the firm’s litigation practice. He continually offers his extensive expertise and knowledge to individuals accused of crimes, offenses and serious traffic matters such as DUI/DWI.

Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Litigation
  • Wills

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1992
  • New York, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1996
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2003


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1991
  • Rutgers , New Brunswick, New Jersey
    • B.A. - 1987


  • Speaker, DWI and Refusal: Evaluating the Case October 2015, Bergen County Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Financial Fraud Seminar, Fiduciary and Investment Risk Management Association (FIRMA), 2002 to 2006
  • Lecturer, Risk Management in the Banking Community, Texas Bankers Association, 2005 to 2005
  • Lecturer, Business Continuity, Gruss & Co., 2004 to 2004
  • Lecturer, USA Patriot Act, Swiss Bank, 2003 to 2003
  • Lecturer, Anti-Money Laundering Compliance for Hedge Funds, LLR, 2003 to 2003
  • Lecturer, Creating and Executing an Effective Money Laundering Program, ACI, 2002 to 2002
  • Lecturer, International Compliance with Money Laundering Laws, Bank of Singapore, 2002 to 2002
  • Lecturer, Complying with the US Office of Foreign Asset Control, Control Risk Group, 2002 to 2002
  • Lecturer, Reducing International Fraud, Marcus Evans, 2002 to 2002

Honors and Awards

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Bergen County Bar Association, Member, 2002 to Present
  • Founding Member of American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys
  • American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys
  • National College for DUI Defense

Past Employment Positions

  • Kings County District Attorney's Office, Senior Trial Attorney, 1991 to 1995
  • Callan, Regenstreich, Koster & Brady, Associate, 1995 to 1997
  • PaineWebber, Inc., Divisional Vice President, 1997 to 2000
  • Morgan Stanley, Vice President, 2000 to 2002
New Jersey Supreme Court Certified Attorney Seal of the supreme court of new jersey
Hispanic Lawyers Association.com member
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